Jonah Elrod

Composer

Recent and Upcoming Events:

2019

September 25 7:30pm

TBD Faculty Recital featuring the music of Julia Ferris and Jonah Elrod from their collaborative research project; Noble Recital Hall, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

September 14 4:00pm

TBD Faculty Recital featuring the music of Jonah Elrod; Noble Recital Hall, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

August 9 7:00pm

Ancient Voices, Ancient Skies fixed media (stereo); Iowa Composers Forum New Music Festival, The Lingonberry performance space, Decorah, IA.

July 26 all day (11:00, 12:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00, 8:30, 9:15)

Prairie Memory multimedia installation; multiple locations around Luther College, Decorah, IA.

July 24 8:18pm

Prelude and Dream for the Third Quarter Moon mixed fixed media and live improvised sound and video installation; outside the Sampson Hoffland Laboratories, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

July 22 4:45pm

MainiaM live improvised sound installation; outside the Main Building, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

July 9 8:45pm

Dreams of Saturn multimedia live improvised installation for the event of Saturn reaching opposition; outside Oneota Co-Op, Water St., Decorah, IA.

July 2 11:55am, 1:01pm, 2:22pm, 3:44pm, 4:55pm

SE2019102ES multimedia installation for the solar eclipse; multiple locations around Luther College, Decorah, IA.

June 21 8:42pm

Cries of the Earth at Solstice multimedia installation for the summer solstice; outside Preus Library, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

June 17 8:45pm

Ancient Voices, Ancient Skies multimedia installation; outside the Center for Fine Arts, Luther College, Decorah, IA.

April 14 7:30pm

Lilliputian Arctic Deviation sinfonietta performed by The Center for New Music Ensemble; University of Iowa

April 12 8:00pm

Ambalangoda fixed media (stereo); The Java House, Iowa City, IA. iHearIC

April 7 3:00pm

A Tree for Everyone, and a One for Every Tree Karen Johnson, flute; John Kilkenny, percussion; St. Matthew Catholic Church, Baltimore, MD.

April 2    6:30pm

    Athabasca    soprano voice and cello; Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, Green Bay, WI. a very small consortium

March 31    4:00pm

    Ambalangoda    fixed media (stereo); Albuquerque, NM. Society of Composers, Inc. National Conference

2018

October 20    7:00pm

    The Vulture    Aliana de la Guardia, solo soprano; New School of Music, Cambridge, MA. New Gallery Concert Series, Season 19, Event #1

August 26 5:00pm

The Secret of the City fixed media (stereo); iHearIC radio broadcast on KRUI 98.7 FM

June 11

    Ambalangoda    fixed media (stereo), for the Cities and Memory: Sri Lanka project

May 28   

   The Night is Empty...    Emily Mehigh, clarinet and fixed media (stereo); Miniature Month of May project

May 17    5:00pm

    The Vulture   Lisa Neher, solo mezzo-soprano; New Music Gathering at Boston Conservatory at Berklee

May 17    20:04 CET (2:04pm EST in the USA) Listen here: https://www.sr.de/sr/sr2/index.html

    Quiet Beacon   Martin Tchiba, solo piano; live broadcast on German radio "SR 2 KultureRadio."

May 14    

    Blue Summer Dream    fixed media (stereo), for the Cities and Memory: Sound Photography project

April 15   7:00pm

    No River like Craving    fixed media (stereo);  iHearIC radio broadcast on KRUI 98.7 FM

April 8   7:00pm

    The Vulture    Lisa Neher, solo mezzo-soprano; iHearIC radio broadcast on KRUI 98.7 FM

February 11   7:00pm

   Isochron   fixed media (stereo); iHearIC radio broadcast on KRUI 98.7 FM

February 10   7:30pm

    We are out of water    fixed media (stereo); Iowa Composers Forum Winter Festival of New Music, Iowa City, IA.

2017

November 5   7:00pm

   Reflect without Blurring   fixed media (stereo version) iHearIC radio broadcast on KRUI 98.7 FM

August 7 - Launch date for the Cities and Memory: Politics and Protest project

    It Means 'Light'    fixed media (stereo);    http://citiesandmemory.com/protest/

June 18–24

    Instructor of Music Composition and Music Theory at Camp COFAC; UW-Stevens Point, WI.

May 31   7:00pm

    Urban Sky Glow    James Waller, marimba; Jonah Elrod, live electronics; New Music on the Bayou Festival: Stone Theatre, Ruston, LA. 

April 17    7:30pm

    Reflect without Blurring    fixed media (stereo version); Michelsen Hall, UW-Stevens Point, WI.

March 27   7:30pm

    Urban Sky Glow     Brian Baldauff, marimba; Jonah Elrod, live electronics; Michelsen Hall, Stevens Point, WI.

February 25    7:30pm

    Urban Sky Glow    Brian Baldauff, marimba; Jonah Elrod, live electronics; UW-Oshkosh, WI.

February 25    2:30pm

    The Vulture    Lisa Neher, solo mezzo-soprano; Jenson Noble Recital Hall, Decorah, IA.

February 24    8:00 and 9:00pm

    Reflect without Blurring    fixed media (stereo version); Luther Planetarium, Decorah, IA.

2016

November 14    7:30pm

    Urban Sky Glow    Brian Baldauff, marimba; Jonah Elrod, live electronics; Michelsen Hall, Stevens Point, WI.

September 1    2:30pm

    The Vulture    Lisa Neher, solo mezzo-soprano; Coe College Marquis Hall, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

August 8    7:00pm

    The Vulture    Lisa Neher, solo mezzo-soprano; Arts Building West Lobby, University of Iowa

May 13    8:00pm

    Jezreel    film and soundtrack collaboration with Krista Hershberger; The High Ground Cafe, Iowa City

May 11    7:00pm

    Jezreel    film and soundtrack collaboration with Krista Hershberger; University of Iowa

May 7    7:30pm

    Doing Not-Doing    8 channel fixed media; University of Iowa

April 23    2:00pm

    Urban Sky Glow    Shelby Tracy, solo marimba; Jonah Elrod, live electronics; University of Iowa

April 14 - 16    8:00pm

    Flood    stereo fixed media for Rebekah Chappell MFA Thesis Concert; Space Place Theater

April 9    10:00am

    Urban Sky Glow    Shelby Tracy, solo marimba; Jonah Elrod, live electronics; Exchange of Collegiate Midwestern Composers Festival: Boulder, Colorado

April 3    7:30pm

    Urban Sky Glow    Shelby Tracy, solo marimba; Jonah Elrod, live electronics; Riverside Recital Hall

January 29    8:00pm

    Reflect without Blurring    stereo fixed media; The High Ground Cafe, Iowa City

2015

December 13    7:30pm

    Reflect without Blurring    8 channel fixed media; University of Iowa

December 2, 3, and 5    8:00pm

    Interrupted    collaborative works with visual artists; David Thayer Theater

November 19    7:30pm

    The Vulture    Lisa Neher, solo mezzo-soprano; Public Space One

November 7    2:00pm

    Panel presentation on iHearIC at the Midwest Composers Symposium; Indiana University

November 1    7:30pm

    The Vulture    Lisa Neher, solo mezzo-soprano; Riverside Recital Hall

October 30    8:00pm

    The Secret of the City    collaboration with International Writer's Program; Space Place Theater

October 5    11:30am

    Presentation of my own work to the Weird Music class; University of Iowa

September 20    7:30pm

    Isochron    stereo fixed media and dancers; Riverside Recital Hall

May 9    7:30pm

    No River like Craving    stereo fixed media; University of Iowa

April 11    7:30pm 

    Where the room isn't    stereo fixed media; University of Iowa

2014

December 14    7:30pm       

    IC1223    4 channel sound installation; Becker Communication Studies Building

December 13    7:30pm       

    Eco-Location    University of Iowa Laptop Orchestra; Riverside Recital Hall

November 19    3:30pm        

    Eco-Location    University of Iowa Laptop Orchestra; Shambaugh Auditorium

November 14    7:00pm    

    Twin Dreams    CCM Percussion Ensemble; Patricia Corbett Theater, Cincinnati

November 7    8:00pm       

    Eco-Location    University of Iowa Laptop Orchestra; UCC Recital Hall

October 12     2:00pm

    Ancient Echoes    Andy Thierauf, solo percussion; Old Capitol Building

October 4    7:30pm               

    molto agitato    JACK Quartet; Riverside Recital Hall

2013

November 16    10:00am

    Wraith    Michael Penick and Casey Rafn; University of Michigan

September 15    7:30pm

    Wraith    Jim Judd and Casey Rafn; University of Iowa

April 22    7:00pm

    A Spotless Moon    Michael Gruetzner, Elizabeth Purvis, Christian Newman, Will Kramer; University of New Mexico

March 26    8:00pm

    A Spotless Moon    Michael Gruetzner, Elizabeth Purvis, Christian Newman, Josh Nation; University of New Mexico